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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli fire targets Saddana Mountain

Date of incident: 
December 7, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Members of the Israeli army opened fire using heavy machine guns from the locality of Rweisset el Alam on Sunday towards the circumference of the locale, reaching all the way to the neighboring heights of Saddana Mountain. The gunfire lasted from 1:30 till 2:00 in the afternoon today, covering for the work of a technical military group that was installing spy devices on a pole on the western side of Al Sammaqa.
Hostile Israeli war planes also flew over Arqoub, Hassbaya, and Western Bekaa.

Primary category: 
Air Space Violation
Secondary Category: 
Military/Security Forces Deployment
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Border conflicts (Israeli border)
Violations, disputes and/or conflicts instigated by Israeli intrusions on Lebanese national territories, airspace, and territorial waters. While there currently is no Israeli military occupation on Lebanese soil, these events are classified as violations of Lebanese sovereignty and are indicative of the continuous tensions between Lebanon and Israel.